On the Radar

On the Radar | Jacob Carney

On the Radar | Jacob Carney By Jeff McConkey   Name: Jacob Carney Age: 7 Hometown: Caledon, ON School and Grade: Creditview Public School – Grade 2 Number: 14 Bike: 2016 KTM 50, 2015 KTM 65 Race Clubs: Off-Road Ontario, WEC, MMRS Classes: 2016 – PeeWee, 50Sr How did you get started in racing? My mom, dad, and brothers all race. It looked like fun, so I tried it too. What is your favourite track and why?   Chestermans

On the Radar | Austin Tremblay

On the Radar | Austin Tremblay By Jeff McConkey Name:  Austin Tremblay Age: 16 Hometown: Caledon Village, Ontario School and Grade: Mayfield Secondary School, grade 11 Number: 294 Bike: YZ 125 Race Club: AMO/MMRS Classes: Schoolboy 1, MX 2 and MX 3 Junior How did you get started in racing? I started riding dirt bikes when I was 11 years old. My older brother, Carter, had started riding with a friend and

On the Radar | Blake Wright

On the Radar| Blake Wright By Jeff McConkey Name:  Blake Wright Age: 16 Hometown: Brooklin, Ontario  School and Grade: Henry St. High School, grade 11 Number: 85 Bike: 2014 YZ 250 f  Race Club: MMRS  Classes: 250 C, Open C  How did you get started in racing? Well, I started when I was 10 and just took it slow, wasn’t really interested in it. Then at age 13 I started

On the Radar | Hunter Tse

On the Radar | Hunter Tse By Jeff McConkey Name:  Hunter Tse Age: 12 Hometown: West Kelowna, BC School and Grade: 7 Glenrosa Middle School Number: 25 Bike: Honda CR85 Race Club: Future West Moto, CMRC, CMA Classes: 85cc (12-16)   How did you get started in racing? My older siblings gave me the chance and gave me all the gear I needed to start riding and my friends at the track all started riding

On the Radar | Damon Tse | Presented by Blade

On the Radar | Damon Tse | Presented by Blade By Jeff McConkey Name: Damon Tse Age: 19 Hometown: Calgary, Alberta Occupation: Landscaping Number: 125 Bike: 2017 Yamaha YZ 250-F Race Club: CMRC, Future West Moto, MCQMX Classes: Intermediate/Pro, MX2 Lites How did you get started in racing? My dad bought me my first bike when I was 9 years old and I started riding trails in the back country. In 2009, I came

On the Radar | Cody Bint | Presented by Blade

On the Radar | Cody Bint | Presented by Blade By Jeff McConkey Name:  Cody Bint Age: 21 Hometown: Simcoe, ON Occupation: Toyota Plastics Line Worker Number: 95 Bike: 2017 YZ250F Race Club: TVR, AMO, AMA Classes: MX2 and MX3 Intermediate, 250B How did you get started in racing? I got started racing because our family friends raced CMRC, so we decided that I should give TVR a shot. I

On the Radar| Seth McDowall | Presented by Blade

On the Radar | Seth McDowall | Presented by Blade By Jef McConkey Name: Seth McDowall                Age: 16 Hometown: Delhi, Ontario School and Grade: Grade 11, DDSS Number: 672 Bike: 2016 Honda CRF250r Race Club: AMO, CMRC, TVR Classes: Schoolboy, Junior, Schoolboy How did you get started in racing? My dad bought me a bike at a young age. I rode trails for a couple years then, at

On the Radar | Keegan Frederikse

On the Radar | Keegan Frederikse By Jeff McConkey Name:  Keegan Frederikse Age: 16 Hometown: Toronto, Ontario School and Grade: Richview Collegiate, Grade 11 Number: 295 Bike: 2012 KTM 150xc, 2016 KTM 250 sx-f Race Club: MMRS, Off Road Ontario, OCMC Classes: MMRS: Open and 250 Junior, Off Road Ontario: Intermediate, OCMC: Intermediate  How did you get started in racing? Well, it definitely took a while before I started getting into racing. When

On the Radar | Kobi Cox

On the Radar | Kobi Cox By Jeff McConkey Name: Kobi Cox Age: 14 Hometown: Brantford, Ontario School & Grade: Last year I was home schooled for grade 8 because I spent the year living and training full-time at JWTF – Jimmy Weinert Training Facility in Maysville, North Carolina. This year I started grade 9 at Assumption College School in Brantford. Number: 81 and it has been my number since I started racing at five years old.

On the Radar | Seth Hughes

On the Radar | Seth Hughes By Jeff McConkey Name: Seth Hughes Age: 15 Hometown: Kitchener, ON School and Grade: Huron Heights Secondary School, Grade 10 Number: 32 Bike: 2016 Yamaha YZ125 Race Club: AMO Classes: MX2 Junior, Schoolboy 1 How did you get started in racing? I got started racing like most kids — my dad had a bike and he raced and as soon as I understood what